Golf Bucks County

By Bob Oliver

Middletown Country Club

Middletown is a compact 80 acres of challenging golf, with rolling hills and large specimen trees that have watched many golfers travel its fairways over time. It has retained its old time feel with tees and greens in close proximity, allowing golfers to walk the course if they choose.

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National Columns

Delcher organizes national amateur award

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Duke Delcher was instrumental in pulling off a major golf coup last week. The South Carolina businessman, who spent his younger days in Lower Bucks County where he attended Council Rock High School, is the founder of one of the top amateur championship in the nation: The Players Amateur.

 

That event, whose champion earns an invitation to the PGA Tour’s Heritage Classic, regularly draws an international field. Not resting on his laurels, the Players Amateur has joined with two of the nations other top events, the Northeast Amateur and the Porter Cup, to come up with a new honor.

No "Major" surprise: Lefty true champion

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One look at Phil Mickelson on the 13th hole of Augusta National Golf Club Sunday afternoon told the story: Lefty was hoping, no demanding, to lose the moniker as "Best Player to have never won a Major Championship."

 

The smile on his face wasn't painted, wasn't pre-planned. He genuinely appeared to be enjoying himself...even after having given up his lead.